Pastel Pet Portrait

Learn Pastel Painting
Pastel by Mary Jane Erard

Saturday, December 1, 1:30-4:00pm.  A three hour pastel workshop in time for Christmas gift giving! And what’s more precious than an artistic portrait of man’s best friend?  Pastel artist, Mary Jane Erard (see her paintings at Toledo Museum of Art) has years of teaching experience and will work with each student to make the pet portrait successful. Bring your favorite photo to trace. Class size limited to 12 people. $35.

Art Journal Afternoon

Sunday, January 28, from 12:30 to 3:30 Join Terry Ford-Holcomb for an afternoon of creative art journaling.  Learn several mixed media techniques for that journal you’ve been meaning to use.  Lots of stencils, ideas and paint for exploring possibilities.  Bring your imagination and a spiral journal (or purchase at class for $5.00). It can be a messy process, but oh so much fun!  Fee: $35; Class limited to 10 participants. 

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Learn art journaling techniques

Scented Balm

make and take scented balm
make and take scented balm

Jan. 20, Saturday. Drop in between 2:00pm and 4:00pm.   Make Scented Balm for your winter dry skin.  Terry Ford-Holcomb shares her recipes for this homemade skin soother.  Choose from lavender, eucalyptus, tea tree or cedar.  Make and take: two for $10.  RSVPs appreciated. 248-812-9022

Sun Prints for Summer!

White shadows on blue
Sun Prints

White shadows cast on cyan blue ground.  Cyanotype Prints Workshop:  Participants will make a small practice print and a final 8”x10” frame worthy print.  Fine Art Photographer, Robert Zeichner will teach this magical process of letting the sun’s ultraviolet light create a lovely image. Use our supplies or bring your own objects to cast the “shadows” such as plants, clear patterned glassware, jewelry, netting, etc. Limited to 12 students; 5 students necessary to hold the workshop. $25 includes materials. (A rain date is necessary-July 9th, 1:00-3:00pm.)

Ladies Art Day: Mod Podge Pumpkins

Sunday, October 30th 2016 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Join us in creating your own Mod Podge pumpkin. We will have paper mache pumpkins & plastic pumpkins (8″ & up) and a variety of scrapbook papers & paint to make your pumpkin your very own.
$21.00 per person pre-registered, $25 at the door. All materials will be provided. You are welcome to bring your favorite snacks & beverages.

Interested in booking a private Ladies Art event? Contact Jen Blake (248) 245-6419 cell
Private parties have a 10 guests minimum and are $25 per person.

Cartoon Class for Youth

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Saturday, October 1, 11:00am to 12:45pm

Cartooning is story telling through expressive pictures. It engages the IMAGINATION like nothing else. Nat Muglia teaches kids ages 8-14 yrs to create a story board, animate it and give it expression. Six Saturdays, Oct 1 through Nov. 5. 11:00am to 12:45pm, for $125 or $25 drop in fee. All materials included. Call 248-812-9022 for more information.